In a deal that underscores the growing power of high-tech companies in Hollywood, Jean-Claude Van Damme will be paid $ 7.5 million to $ 8 million to play the title role in "Street Fighter," based on…
Director Mark Rydell will delve into his Gotham roots to bring Sol Yurick's urban psycho-novel "Fertig" to the big screen for Castle Rock Entertainment as a possible project for Alec Baldwin.
Sam Waterston, Sally Field, Morgan Freeman, John Landis, Penny Marshall, Alan Pakula and Arthur Penn are just some of the cinematic talents who will be shepherding 16 independent filmmakers through…
There's something terribly askew and misleading in the very title "When a Man Loves a Woman." This contempo tale of alcoholism does have an underlying tenderness, but its core is sober and…
Senator Patrick Leahy, Oliver Stone, Disney Studio chairman Jeffrey Katzenberg, director Milos Forman, filmmaker and Venice fest chief Gillo Pontecorvo, New Line chairman Bob Shaye and director Andy…
Morgan Creek Prods. is planning to build a major studio from the ground up in the northern San Fernando Valley, according to James Robinson, chairman and CEO of the 6-year-old independent.
It's been 20 years since the first "That's Entertainment!" proved there was gold in the MGM vaults, and 18 years since the second installment suggested the cupboard had long since been cleaned bare…
Applications are currently being accepted for the fifth annual Writer's Film Project, a program jointly sponsored by Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment.
Writer/producer/directors Amy Robinson and Joseph Ruben have joined forces and inked a two-year, first-look deal with 20th Century Fox.
Impressive production values can't redeem the senseless plot of "No Escape," a synthetic pastiche of sci-fi actioners a la the Mad Max films and Hollywood prison dramas. Incoherent mix of genre…
Steven Spielberg dominated this year's BAFTA performance awards -- the British Oscars -- presented in London Sunday night. The British Academy of Film and Television Arts voted "Schindler's List"…